10 $ Tips
What you need to know to make it through college and beyond
1: Take charge of your life - and your money
-It is important to analyze your financial situation so you can make a plan, set goals, and most importantly act on them. Having a plan will ensure that you can save money and aren't overspending on unnecessary things.
*a good website to help you understand the basics of financial planning is http://financialhighway.com/financial-planning-basics-the-financial-pyramid/
2: Protect your personal information!!!
3: Separate needs from wants
4: Pay the rent on time
5: Choose the meal plan that works for you
6: Take advantages of student discounts
*here is a list of various companies that offer student discounts! http://www.bradsdeals.com/blog/student-discounts